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] live the regular life. phillips'. >> and another teacher strike. >>good afternoon. i'm steve sanders. and i'm dina bair. we welcome our viewers who are watching us around the country on wgn america and on the web. >> all is quiet at the junior high school. teachers are picketing. classes are also canceled. with no new talks scheduled, this break may last a while. >> with no school for over 1800 kids, there is ample time to walk dogs as teachers walked the picket line. many parents support the unions fight with blue ribbons on display outside homes. dealing with the district's first ever strike is an inconvenient development. >> you never think that you have to worry about a strike. >> talks have been ongoing since april. both sides emerged disappointed. >> we're very sorry. we stayed at the table as long as we could. we're very disappointed. we wanted to see the children in school. we asked them to please stay. >> the teachers went on strike at midnight. the sticking points include health insurance retirement benefits, salary issues. >> it is imperative that we get those child
. i'm steve sanders. and i'm dina bair. we welcome our viewers who are watching us around the country on wgn america and on the web. >> the 2012 murder rate is up 25%. a memorial near 35th and morgan marks where a jose escobar was killed sunday morning. it happened during a fight near a fast food stand. his friend was left paralyzd. this is the first time since 2003 the city has exceeded 400- murders by october. in response to the recent shootings, members of sweet holy spirit church held a prayer walk yesterday. members called for peace and an end to the violence. residents say are now surprised the city's homicide rate now tops 400. >> an american airlines flight from chicago made an emergency landing in st. louis. none of the passengers were injured. the co-pilot became ill. the plane was headed for dallas. no word on on when passengers will continue the flight >>teachers in evergreen park could go on strike tomorrow. a meeting tonight could determine if parents need to make alternate arrangments for their kids. wgn's amy rutledge is live with the latest. >> his last have parents
are in denver tonight for the first presidential debate. good afternoon. i'm steve sanders. and i'm dina bair. we welcome our viewers who are watching us around the country on wgn america and on the web. sandra endo has our top story from denver. >> weeks of preparation will be tested on the stage in a matter of hours. how will their approach change when the competition is standing just a few feet away? >>>> >>>> govegornrn romney has toake ee debatat about the president's economic policy. the president has to do different from that. he has to make the debate about the choice between himself and the governor romney. pressing him about specifics. >> the debate is not about winning. >> the opportunity for him to talk directly to the american people without the filter. telling them about his plan for the next four years. >> obama advisers are also spending. reminding voters that the president's day drop has interfered with practice sessions. both candidates know that every question comes. fumbles can be costly. >> after tonight's debate voters will get a chance to see them square off tw
of an evanston township high school freshman . good afternoon. i'm dina bair. and i'm dan ponce in for steve sanders.... we welcome our viewers who are watching us around the country on wgn america and on the web. wgn's judy wang has more on our lead story from skokie: the suspect wesley woods killed an innocent bystander according to prosecutors the mother was in court and it was emotional issue looked at the man accused of killing her son >>i experienced arrange demotions i cannot deny hate discussed sadness ... all in one. family members attended the bond hearing at the skokie courthouse this morning the victim was a freshman at the evanston township high school he was at a party saturday night leaving the party less than a mile from his home when he was killed police found him at 1030 on the 1500 block of church street he had been shot in the chest investigators say four shots had been fired prosecutors say the two witnesses identified the suspect for news of their arrest in a court appearance this morning comes a day before his family plays him to rest his family wanted to send this m
ago. good afternoon. i'm robert jordan in for steve sanders. and i'm dina bair. wgn's tonya francisco is live in north suburban wilmette with more on our top story: university officials said that this is the strongest we get in the search. they stopped short of saying they believe he might be. ... there was a ping from his cellular phone near this u.s. coast guard station 2 mi. north of his dormitory room and located near the party he was seen leaving saturday morning ... the search began last night it was called off when darkness fell and resume it this morning >>several fire departments have divers in this water using sonar to search for this student ... this search is underway in the water and in the surrounding area ... parents and relatives of the missing in man arrived from new york yesterday to assist in the search he was a straight a premedical student and took last semester off because he was diagnosed with diabetes he was excited to be back resuming his studies ... he needed daily medication and his relatives grew concerned after he went missing ... university officials s
in for steve sanders. we welcome our viewers who are watching us around the country on wgn america and on the web. wgn's tonya francisco is live in evanston with more our top story. wind conditions called officials to call off the search of wilmettte harbor which turned up no clues yesterday of harsha maddula is whereabouts ... what we are establishing now is was anyone else with him when he left we have no information on that that is what we are trying to find doubt ... >>he is a diabetic and disappeared saturday morning after leaving an off-campus house party for the past six days officials concentrated the search around will matt harper ... the cellular-phone he had last registered a signal from a tower nearby ... now the search continues on the campus itself 20 volunteers showed up this morning to do a grid search on the northern part of the northwestern university cancellecampus ... >>when parents send their kids away to school is it is tough to let go you want to believe they will be safe especially a school like this with its reputation and in this neighborhood ... it is
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